Bulgaria

thumbnailTurkey, Balkans should join to fight extremism
2015-03-24Economic solidarity offers a positive way for regional neighbours to work together violent extremists.
thumbnailBlack Sea naval exercises strengthen regional security
2015-03-23A NATO-led maritime operation in the Black Sea begins amid growing concerns over Ukraine.
thumbnailSerbia crash spotlights peril for migrants
2015-03-20A deadly accident involving refugees from Syria and other war zones draws attention to a growing crisis for some Balkan states.
thumbnailRegional countries pledge to strengthen co-operation against terrorism
2015-03-09Southeast Europe officials reaffirmed their commitment to intensify co-operation in the fight against terrorism and the effort to stop foreign fighters.
thumbnailBalkan troops train with US Marines
2015-03-04The Platinum Lion 2015 joint exercise gathered hundreds of troops from Serbia, Romania and host nation Bulgaria.
thumbnailBalkans join fight against violent extremism
2015-02-27Balkan states are asking the United States and Europe to help confront the root causes of terrorism.
thumbnailNATO expands presence in Eastern Europe
2015-02-23Recent security threats have prompted NATO to heighten readiness in Eastern Europe, Balkan security experts say.
thumbnailWestern Balkans continue co-operation against terrorism, extremism
2015-02-19Experts point to the importance of regional and international co-operation among prosecutors in the fight against terrorism and extremism.
thumbnailGood governance in Romania includes civil society
2015-01-19NGOs have expertise to assist authorities in the battle against corruption, analysts say.
thumbnailRegional forces work with US to promote peace, stability
2015-01-05Regional security forces co-operate with the US Marines to boost their peacekeeping capacities through joint military exercises.
thumbnailGreece, Cyprus determined to thwart ISIL recruits, gunrunners
2014-12-29The recent arrest of eight suspects indicates Greece and Cyprus are used as a conduit to Syria by extremist fighters and ammunition suppliers.
thumbnailRegion strives for energy stability
2014-12-18After Russia announced that it will halt the construction of the South Stream pipeline, countries in the region debate energy stability.
thumbnailRegion strives to protect legal migrants
2014-12-11New projects in the region will help to protect legal migrants' human rights.
thumbnailDanube enhances co-operation between Croatia, Serbia
2014-11-24In order to improve tourism capacity, co-operation and cultural understanding, the two countries have joined together on several projects
thumbnailBalkans conduct joint military training against extremists
2014-11-18A training centre in Sarajevo offers regional militaries a NATO-based course in tactics against insurgents and an opportunity to exchange experiences from peace missions.
thumbnailBalkan police co-operation reduces organised car theft
2014-10-27Efforts by the authorities as well as the end of duty tariffs on car imports have had an impact.
thumbnailDebate on Croatia's pace implementing EU directives
2014-09-12Some view the EU's directives as helpful but others as overwhelming to businesses.
thumbnailSerbia to open regional military training centre
2014-08-29Belgrade will open a regional training centre next year to strengthen its participation in multi-national operations.
thumbnailEU's Creative Europe programme promotes Balkan culture
2014-08-28The Union allocated 1.5 billion euros for cultural and media projects.
thumbnailRegional armies improve co-operation through NATO programme
2014-08-27Through bilateral, regional and NATO partnerships, Balkan armies support regional safety.
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